Bunions: Understanding the Condition

Bunions are a frustrating and often painful reality for so many people. These bony growths that form on the side of the foot near the big toe can make it tough to enjoy even the simplest activities like walking or standing.

The expert team at TFC Podiatry is here to help because we know just how much a bunion can affect your daily life and we’re passionate about relieving your discomfort and restoring your mobility.

Healthy foot and foot with Bunion.

Symptoms of Bunions

  • Pain and discomfort in the affected area
  • Swelling and redness
  • Difficulty wearing certain types of shoes
  • Problems with walking and standing
  • Calluses and hammertoes in some cases

Common Causes

  • Genetics
  • Ill-fitting shoes
  • Arthritis

The causes of bunions are as varied as the symptoms, but no matter the cause, we have a range of treatments and management techniques to help.

TFC Podiatry is dedicated to helping people with bunions. Our experienced and highly trained podiatrists use a range of treatments to address the underlying causes of bunions and to help relieve pain and improve mobility.

Treatment & Prevention

Our podiatrists are well-equipped to help relieve the pressure on the affected area through custom orthotics, physical therapy, and other management techniques to reduce pain and swelling. In some cases, surgery may be necessary to realign bones and correct structural problems. If you’re looking for bunion correctors or want to learn more about your condition – we have podiatry clinics in the Western Suburbs of Melbourne.

At TFC Podiatry, we don’t just treat the symptoms of bunions, we also focus on prevention. We advise patients on proper shoe fit, provide tips on keeping feet healthy, and offer regular check-ups to monitor progression and ensure proper care.

At TFC Podiatry, we understand the importance of the right treatment for bunions. Our team of experts works closely with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to their unique needs and goals.

Don’t let bunions control your life. With the right treatment and support from the dedicated team at TFC Podiatry, you can say goodbye to discomfort and hello to getting back on your feet and feeling your best. Don’t wait, reach out to us today!

Your appointment at TFC Podiatry begins with listening to your story

We want to know how your foot or ankle concerns impact your life and learn about your goals.